The elusive multiple self-healing squamous epithelioma (MSSE) gene: Further mapping, analysis of candidates, and loss of heterozygosity

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Authors

  • LJ Morgan
  • DR Booth
  • DR Goudie
  • MA Ferguson-Smith
  • FM Richards

Colleges, School and Institutes

Abstract

The MSSE gene predisposes to multiple invasive but self-healing skin tumours (multiple self-healing epitheliomata). MSSE was previously mapped to chromosome 9q22-q31 and a shared haplotype in affected families suggested a founder mutation. We have refined the MSSE critical region (

Details

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)806-812
Number of pages7
JournalOncogene
Volume25
Publication statusPublished - 19 Sep 2005